Archive for December, 2012

Top-Ranked Webster Chess Team Prepares to Cap 2012 at Pan-Am Championship

| December 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

While many will be spending the last week of December on holiday break, the Webster University chess team will be pursuing another title. It’s already been a fantastic first year for the chess team, both on individual and team levels. Members of the team have shined representing Webster as well as their own countries throughout […]

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Webster Colorado Springs Staff Help Fort Carson Project

| December 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

Staff at the Webster University Colorado Springs Metro campus location recently pulled together for a community project to help spruce up the Fort Carson library. The library study rooms had seen better days, so Webster Colorado Springs director Margaret Reed, representative Tiffany Noe, department associate Leo White, assistant director Bill Houth and community relations coordinator […]

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Snapshots: WSA December Meeting & Holiday Party

| December 21, 2012 | 2 Comments

The Webster Staff Alliance Dec. 20 holiday luncheon program included an informative program about the responsibilities of Webster University’s Financial Aid Office and a fun Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest. Director of Financial Aid James Myers described the responsibilities of his department and how it fits into the greater whole of the University. Myers emphasized that […]

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CRC Network Ends Busy Year

CRC Network Ends Busy Year

| December 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Community Relations Coordinators’ Network ended a productive year, hosting regular conference calls and meeting in St. Louis during September’s CRC Conference. The Network’s planning committee developed topics and agendas for the group’s calls every two months. Among the 2012 guest speakers were Faith Maddy, vice president, Development & Alumni Programs, Mindy Lewis, administrator, Office […]

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Holiday Snapshots: Community at Fort Knox, Student Wishes in Greenville

| December 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Across the network of Webster University campuses, staff and faculty wished students and community members well as they headed into the holidays. In St. Louis, Student Affairs staff flipped pancakes for students during a late-night finals week breakfast. In Greenville, S.C., holiday gifts were handed to all current students, staff, and faculty, including a Webster […]

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Karl Sterner Appointed Senior Director for Extended Campus and Graduate Enrollment

Karl Sterner Appointed Senior Director for Extended Campus and Graduate Enrollment

| December 20, 2012 | 5 Comments

Karl Sterner, regional director of Webster’s Rocky Mountain Region, has been appointed to a new role at Webster University: Senior Director for Extended Campus and Graduate Enrollment. He will assume this position in January 2013 in St. Louis. Focus on Prospective Student Activities Aimed at Solidifying Enrollments As senior director, Karl will join the Office […]

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Webster University’s Holiday Card Makes Top Higher Ed List

| December 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

The 2012 Webster University holiday card is featured among the Top #HigherEd Holiday Cards, according to CollegeWebEditor.com, an influential blog about the web, marketing and public relations in higher education. This is the second consecutive year Webster University’s card has been featured on the list. Watch Webster’s 2012 holiday card video above — but keep […]

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Webster Geneva Faculty Visit Historic Swiss Fort Dailly

| December 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Visiting professor and military historian Martin Van Creveld led a Webster University contingent to historic Fort Dailly on Dec. 6. Located in the Swiss Alps and guarding the entrance of the Rhone valley, near St. Maurice, the area has been a historic axis of invasions, from Hannibal’s army and elephants crossing into Italy, to Napoleon’s […]

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Opera Studio Performs Jan. 18-20

Opera Studio Performs Jan. 18-20

| December 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Opera Studio Presents its annual performance Friday and Saturday, Jan. 18 and 19, at 7 p.m.; and Sunday, Jan. 20, at 4 p.m. in the Heagney Theatre, Nerinx Hall High School. Admission is $10 for the general public, $5 for senior adults and free to students with valid I.D. The repertoire includes: scenes […]

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